FAQ

FAQ

1.What are the ways through which I can secure admission for First Year BTech, 2018?

Normal Quota Admission under following categories:-

a) SET Candidate: - Candidates have to first register (http://www.set-test.org/) and then appear for Symbiosis Entrance Test (SET) which is conducted on the first Saturday of May, 2017.

b) JEE Main Candidate: -Candidate can register
(http://www.sitpune.edu.in/b.tech-first-yearmission_departments_&_registration.php)
for SIT First Year admission based on their 2017 JEE Main score.

c) MHT CET Candidate: - Candidate can register
(http://www.sitpune.edu.in/b.tech-first-yearmission_departments_&_registration.php)
for SIT First Year admission based on their 2017 MHT CET score.


International Admission:-Candidates can apply under international category.
Admission of international students is done via Symbiosis Centre of
International Education (http://scie.ac.in/)

2.Can I directly come for admission round without registering for the First Year admissions?

Registration is a compulsory step for First Year 2018 admissions. Without registration, candidate would not be considered for admission process.

3.Is separate registration required for SET and JEEMain ?

Yes, if candidate wishes to apply through both the scores, then they need to do a separate  registration for SET and JEE/MHTCET exam.

4.What is cut-off for SET entrance exam?

There is no cut off for the SET entrance exam. However cut-offs are declared only for the admission round day as who can attend it. Rest all the students who have SET score below the declared cut off have an option to either attend the admission round or directly apply for waiting list.

5.Are we going to be informed personally about-us-the-institute-us-the-institute date and time of admission round?

The date and time of admission round will be informed through online, offline advertisements  and postings on the website. Please refer to the website.

6.Are parents also required at the time of admission round?

It is not mandatory for parent to accompany the candidate, however if they wish to, it is advisable that any one elder person can accompany.

7.Are parents also required at the time of counseling?

Parents are not required, but one parent can accompany the candidate, if they wish to.

8.If my score is less should I come for admission round, as I have to travel from a far-off  place?

The general cut-offs are informed via mail and displayed on website approximately one week prior to the admission round. If the candidate score is very less than the cut-off, then he/she can directly apply for the waiting list.

9.Should I bring all the fees at the time of admission round?

Academic fees:Yes, candidate has to bring a DD of the amount 1,50,000/- (1,30,000 Academic fees 1st installment + 20,000 institute deposit (refundable)) The DD should be drawn in favour of "Symbiosis Institute of Technology", Pune, payable at  Pune.

This DD is mandatory for seat allocation. The remaining amount of the first semester fee has to be deposited latest by 30th June, 2018.

Hostel Confirmation fee:A separate Bank Demand Draft of Rs 88,000 /-(44,000 hostel 1st installment + 15,000 hostel deposit (refundable)* + 28,500 mess 1st installment) amount drawn in favor of Symbiosis Institute of Technology, Pune to be deposited at the time of admission for hostel confirmation.

For detailed admission fees structure please refer http://wethealumni.com/sit/first_add_fee For admission cancellation refund rules please refer http://www.siu.edu.in/pdf/Refund-Rules-of-the-University.pdf

SIT EEE admission round dates:

For SC / ST / DA / KM candidates on June 2, 2018

For General candidates on June 3, 2018

JEE/MHT-CET admission round dates:

For SC / ST / DA / KM candidates on June 9, 2018

For General candidates on June 10, 2018

10.If I have some other exam or admission process at some other college, then are the parents allowed to come and confirm the admission? 

To participate in the admission round, physical presence of the candidate is mandatory.

11.Is the admission round On-line?

The Admission round is not on- line. The physical presence of the candidate along with the essential documents and a DD of required amount is mandatory. Kindly refer to the Q10. for DD details.

12.Is the accommodation available at the time of the admission round? What is the procedure  for the same?

Candidates have to make their own stay arrangements at the time of admission round. We will however upload on the website details of accommodation available in nearby hotels etc.

13.How to reach the Venue?

Please refer to http://www.sitpune.edu.in/about-us-the-institute-us-the-institute_contact_us.php

14.If my ward is studying in B.Tech. First year and wants to take admission in second year at SIT, what is the procedure?

Yes, migrations are allowed at SIT as per SIU rules. You can send email to lateraladmissions@sitpune.edu.in with the details of subjects studied, marks secured, name of Institute and affiliated University. Migration will be possible if the subjects match.

15.If the originals are submitted at another institute, where admission is already confirmed, then in that case, with the truly attested copies, can the admission be confirmed at SIT?

Yes, please bring the proof of submission of documents along with the attested photocopies.

16.Is the bank facility available near the campus to take out the demand draft? Is the bank open on the admission round day? 

It is not a full fledged bank facility. You are advised to get your demand drafts etc. made before coming for admission round. However, for emergency cases the banking facility will be available. Kindly note that all our admission rounds are on Sundays.

17.If the PCM aggregate is less than 45%, but the competitive exam score is quite good, what are the chances for admission in that case?

If the percentage in the defined subjects is less than 45% for General candidates and below 40% for Reserved candidates, admission is not possible at SIT.

18. In case we register for the waiting list along with a demand draft Rs.1,50,000/- ,how much money, is refunded if we do not get the admission?

Kindly refer to the refund rules. Refund can be taken either by physically collecting the DD from the institute or you can email your refund request to waitinglist@sitpune.edu.in along with the detail address on which the DD would be couriered.

19.What is the syllabus of the symbiosis entrance test for engineering? 

CBSE plus 1 and plus 2 syllabus. 

20.Which document I need to carry with me at the time Admission / Admission round.

A. Print Out of
  Entrance examination Score Card
   
B. Following Original documents with two attested copies
  Two photographs(Compulsory)
  10th Mark list(Compulsory document to be submitted on the counselling day)
  10th Passing certificate
  12th Mark list (Compulsory document to be submitted on the counselling day)*
  12th Passing certificate
  Transfer Certificate(Original document required)
  Migration Certificate(Original document required)
  SIT EEE Score Card (Compulsory document to be submitted on the counselling day)*
  Character certificate
  Leaving Certificate
  Address Proof(Compulsory document to be submitted on the counselling day)*
  Caste Certificate ( Compulsory to be submitted on the counselling day if applicable)*
  Gap Certificate( Compulsory to be submitted on the counselling day if applicable)*
  Change of Name(if applicable)*
  Differentially abled certificate from Symbiosis Center for Health Care(Compulsory to be submitted on the counselling day if applicable)*
   
C. Following documents two attested copies
  Caste Certificate
  Address Proof
   
D. Two photographs
   
 E. Academic Fee: The candidate has to bring a DD of the amount 1,50,000/- (1,30,000 Academic fees 1st installment + 20,000 institute deposit (refundable)) The DD should be drawn in favour of "Symbiosis Institute of Technology", Pune, payable at  Pune. This DD is mandatory for seat allocation. The remaining amount of the first semester fee has to be deposited latest by 30th June, 2018.   Hostel Confirmation fee: A separate Bank Demand Draft of Rs 88,000 /-(44,000 hostel 1st installment + 15,000 hostel deposit (refundable)* + 28,500 mess 1st installment) amount drawn in favor of Symbiosis Institute of Technology, Pune to be deposited at the time of admission for hostel confirmation.   For detailed admission fees structure please refer http://wethealumni.com/sit/first_add_fee  

For admission cancellation refund rules please refer http://www.siu.edu.in/pdf/Refund-Rules-of-the-University.pdf

1. Can the seat be cancelled on telephone or does the candidate have to come  personally?

Confirmed seat cannot be cancelled on telephone or email or by personally submitting cancellation request. Please refer Admission Cancellation FAQs tab.

2.What is the syllabus of the symbiosis entrance test for engineering?

CBSE plus 1 and plus 2 syllabus.

1.Which streams(branches)are available in SIT? Intake of different streams?

Civil Engineering batch-60 seat

Computer Science Engineering batch-60 seat

Electronics and Telecommunication Engineering batch-120 seat

Information Technology batch-60 seat

Mechanical Engineering batch-120 seat

2.Is any Bus facility available on admission round days?

Yes bus facility details would be uploaded on college website

1.If the admission is confirmed on the date of admission round, can we confirm the hostel  admission on the same day? How much hostel fee do I have to pay on that day?

Yes, the hostel accommodation can be confirmed on the same day. A separate Bank Demand Draft of Rs 88,000 /-(44,000 hostel 1st installment + 15,000 hostel deposit (refundable)* + 28,500 mess 1st installment) amount drawn in favor of Symbiosis Institute of Technology, Pune to be deposited at the time of admission for hostel confirmation.

2. Can the seat be cancelled on telephone or does the candidate have to come personally?

Seat confirmed cannot be cancelled on telephone or email or by personally submitting cancellation request. Please refer Q.28 for detailed cancellation process.

1.What is Procedure for First Year B.Tech. / M.Tech. & Lateral Admission Cancellation for 2017?

1)Visit http://siufinance.ishinfo.com/UGStudentAdmission link. Login with your SETID and Password . Fill the required admission information and then apply for cancellation 2)Last date of admission is 1st Aug, 2018. Refer refund rules.

2.Refund Rules 

Last date of admission is 1st Aug, 2018. Please refer below link

1.What is admission process for International students?

International Admission:-Candidates can apply under international category.  Admission of international students is done via Symbiosis Centre of  International Education (http://scie.ac.in/)

Note: - Registrations will be open on the above given links from February 2018.

2.How are the seats allotted to International students?

First come, first serve basis.

3.How far is the campus from the Airport?

25 KM by car.

4.What are the activities organized for International students?

SCIE organises events from time to time for international and foreign students. Some events take place at institute level.

5.Do we need to be in Pune to get admission?

Not necessarily. The entire process is done online

6.Is there a different Hostel fee for International students?

No. Hostel fees are same for International students and Regular students.

7.What’s the difference between Foreign Nationals and NRI?

Foreign nationals are the ones who are a holder of non-Indian passport. Whereas NRI are Indian passport holders. NRI and Foreign Nationals are both subset of International Students.

8.Which campus/ area is SIT located?

Symbiosis Lavale campus along with Symbiosis Institute of Business Management.

9. I have completed my education from other country. ex. O'Level (10 class) from London and A'Level (12 class) from Bangladesh. How should I proceed? 

You can take admission under the category of International students. Contact International office of Symbiosis or Symbiosis Centre for International Education at website http://www.scie.ac.in 

1.How about-us-the-institute-us-the-institute the placements?

Our first batch passed out in June 2012. Most of the students of the batch (about-us-the-institute-us-the-institute 85% of the eligible students) where placed in various renowned companies like  Infosys, Mahindra and Mahindra, Persistent, Kirloskar Brothers Ltd, Synechron, Mu Sigma, Forbes Marshal, Thermo fisher, Sokrati, Bosch, Steria, Pubmatic, Atos, Syntel, Marathon Electric, Symantec, ACT TV, CRF Global and many others. The placements in the following years were also good which has addition of some more renowned companies such as Microsoft, DELL, Amazon ,Rakuten, Veritas, Bombardiar ,IBM, TCS, Decimal Point Analytics, Pitney Bowes etc.

2.How is the Faculty?

We have highly competent faculty. Many faculty members have joined us after completing their Ph.D or fellowship from renowned institutes of the world Pennsylvania State University, USA, RMIT Australia, Carnegie Mellon USA and so on.